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Lance Corporal Greg Sanford is one of five Military Police from the New Zealand Army's 1 Brigade who have been working with a company of Australian Military Police as part of Exercise Hamel, the Australian Army's annual foundation warfighting exercise which runs from 7 July to 1 August.
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Millions of Australians face losing control of their welfare payments if a dramatic new plan, proposed by mining billionaire Andrew Forrest is adopted INFLUENTIAL Aboriginal leader Noel Pearson has backed the "healthy welfare card", saying it would drive "deep and profound change" for all disadvantaged Australians.
9 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au
QUEENSLAND'S premier is urging judges to get on with their jobs amid concerns Supreme Court justices are campaigning against the state's controversial new chief justice Tim Carmody.
13 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au
BEFORE his break out hit Budapest began racing up the charts, George Ezra was just another Pommy backpacker in Australia.
17 hrs ago | ABC News
Frost has wreaked havoc in pockets of citrus, cane and lucerne crops in Queensland's Wide Bay Burnett region over recent weeks.
If you're heading south on the Mulligan Highway from Cooktown in Australia's Far North and turn off on to Shiptons Flat Rd towards Lion's Den Hotel , chances are you're going to the Lion's Den Hotel.
Mark Turner, 42, remains in a stable condition at Nambour Hospital after Juma, the biggest tiger at the Sunshine Coast zoo, bit him on his left leg on Tuesday while he was being moved to a new area.
HE SAID what? A television host has enraged viewers - and his female co-host - for shaming a Bachelorette star and calling her a "sl*t".
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Russia has called for a second United Nations Security Council resolution before Australian and international armed forces are allowed on the ground to support efforts to retrieve the dead and investigate how Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 was brought down.
Lucky No.5: Queensland warrior Destreos is hoping for a change in fortune in Saturday night's Gr.3 $40,000 Redcliffe Gold Cup.
Mission accomplished: A New Zealand Army soldier prepares to take aim during Exercise Hamel, the Australian Army's annual foundation warfighting exercise, which was held in Townsville, northern Queensland.
CHRIS UHLMANN: Queensland's Liberal National Government has been unashamedly "tough on crime", increasing sentences, and restricting bail provisions for many offences.
THAT'S two women. And that's a freight train just behind them. So how did the lucky pair survive being run over? Footage reveals just how close they came to a fatal encounter.
A big pay cheque from a tournament win in Rockhampton will help keep Katoomba golfer Troy Cox on track to fulfil his long-term dream to play on the US tour.
The $20K life-changing vest that's helping a teenage girl battle the disease that killed her sister just a year ago Sabrina has a lung capacity of 55 per cent and with the vest, hopes to build it up to 90 per cent A year after losing her sister to cy stic fibro sis , a 17-year-old girl has received a life-changing vest to combat the sam e condition ... (more)
It might be difficult to imagine what a cattle veterinarian in Mount Isa would have in common with a bovine expert who hails from Hamburg, or a scientist from San Diego? But it's a common bond of equipping the cattle industry with the latest in medicine and science that has attracted the world's biggest gathering of cattle researchers to Cairns ... (more)
Updated: Thu Jul 31, 2014 04:43 pm
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